Autry Museum of the American West

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Four Centuries of Pueblo Pottery

GENERAL INFO / BACKGROUND

Location/Dates:

Mt. Washington Campus: Norman F. Sprague, Jr. Auditorium
Ongoing
Open Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Featuring more than 100 pieces of rare ceramics from the Autry’s Southwest Museum of the American Indian Collection, this exhibition traces the dramatic changes that transformed the Pueblo pottery tradition in the era following sixteenth-century Spanish colonization to the present. Organized by Pueblo language groups, the show includes pieces by such well-known potters as Maria and Julian Martinez (San Ildefonso Pueblo), Nampeyo (Hopi) and her descendants, Juan Cruz Roybal (San Ildefonso Pueblo) and Tonita Peña Roybal (San Ildefonso Pueblo), Gladys Paquin (Laguna Pueblo), and many others.

Featuring more than 100 pieces of rare ceramics from the Autry’s Southwest Museum of the American Indian Collection, this exhibition traces the dramatic changes that transformed the Pueblo pottery tradition in the era following sixteenth-century Spanish colonization to the present. Organized by Pueblo language groups, the show includes pieces by such well-known potters as Maria and Julian Martinez (San Ildefonso Pueblo), Nampeyo (Hopi) and her descendants, Lucy Lewis (Acoma Pueblo), Juan Cruz Roybal (San Ildefonso Pueblo) and Tonita Peña Roybal (San Ildefonso Pueblo), and many others.

Related Programs

PAST:

American Indian Arts Marketplace

Saturday and Sunday, November 7–8, 2015, 10:00 a.m–5:00 p.m.


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